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Goodyear is looking at increasing utility rates by 21% over the next five years.

The city of Goodyear will hold a public hearing to consider proposed increases of fees and service charges for city water, wastewater, sanitation and stormwater.

Proposed increases are 1.8% in 2021, 4.6% in 2022, 4.1% in 2023, 4.1% in 2024 and 4.8% in 2025.

A current $121.49 bill would increase to $123.66 in 2021 and $146.93 in 2025.

A public hearing on the proposed increases will be held as part of the Goodyear City Council’s regular meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 4, at the Goodyear City Council Chambers, 14455 W. Van Buren Street, Suite B-101.

Email comments by Dec. 28 to

utilityratestudy@goodyearaz.gov.